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Resist to the End: Hong Kong, 1941-1945

Charles Barman and Ray Barman


This is one of the fullest descriptions of the fighting in Hong Kong in 1941 and subsequent imprisonment of Hong Kongers, but in addition it is the view of a mature professional soldier, one who had signed on in 1919 and in his long service had seen much, spending time on the North West Frontier in India. The author of this book was a Quartermaster Sergeant in the Royal Artillery during the battle for Hong Kong in December 1941. His job was to keep the artillery supplied and so he criss-crossed the mainland and Hong Kong Island during the fighting, getting a broader view of what was going on t ... More

Keywords: fighting, Hong Kong, imprisonment, Royal Artillery, prisoner of war, Argyle Street camp

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2009 Print ISBN-13: 9789622099760
Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: September 2011 DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789622099760.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Charles Barman, author

Ray Barman, author

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